Multiples Category

My fraternal twin boys were born at 36.3 weeks.¬† They weighed 5.1lbs and 4.11 lbs. They wanted to induce me because they thought baby A wasn’t growing anymore (they were wrong, they were off by 2 lbs and he was the biggest one). I went to the hospital. They hooked up the IV. They were [...]

So, I’m not quite sure where to begin! It seems like getting to the point of finally meeting our babies was such a looong road! I ended up in the hospital an hour and a half away from where we live at 32 weeks gestational age, because¬†I leaked some fluid and was contracting. This is [...]

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Birth is inspiring, amazing, and empowering. This website shares a collection of real natural birth experiences from you, the readers. Births the way nature intended. No pitocin. No epidural. Just the beauty (and intensity!) of the human body at work. Whether you've had one natural birth, five natural births, or are considering natural birth in the future, our hope is you will find courage and joy in these stories. Enjoy.

Recommended Reading:

Ina May's Guide to Childbirth
The Doula Book: How A Trained Labor Companion Can Help You Have A Shorter, Easier, And Healthier Birth